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February 181948 (6)
October 1915 (3)
July 141915 (2)

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 Image: Title: Date: Description:

1. Blue Avenue Blue Avenue July 14, 1915 View down dirt road identified as Blue Avenue looking east of the Missouri Pacific Railroad crossing. Electric poles and wires line each side of the road.

2. Blue Avenue at the Missouri Pacific Railroad Crossing Blue Avenue at the Missouri Pacific Railroad Crossing July 14, 1915 View down Blue Avenue to the Missouri Pacific Railroad tracks crossing. Railroad crossing sign and signal are visible.

3. Doorway and Front Steps Doorway and Front Steps February 18, 1948 Front steps and doorway of an unidentified building in the Missouri Pacific Railroad yards, showing evidence of rat infestation.

4. Grain Scattered near Railroad Tracks Grain Scattered near Railroad Tracks February 18, 1948 View of grain scattered near tracks in the Missouri Pacific Railroad yards, shown as evidence of poor rat control practices.

5. Little Blue Tank Road at the Missouri Pacific Railroad Crossing Little Blue Tank Road at the Missouri Pacific Railroad Crossing October 1915 View down the Little Blue Tank Road to its intersection with the Missouri Pacific Railroad. Horse visible on left of photo.

6. Little Blue Tank Road at the Missouri Pacific Railroad Crossing Little Blue Tank Road at the Missouri Pacific Railroad Crossing October 1915 View down the Little Blue Tank Road to its intersection with the Missouri Pacific Railroad. A two-horse hitch and railroad crossing sign are visible.

7. Little Blue Tank Road at the Missouri Pacific Railroad Crossing Little Blue Tank Road at the Missouri Pacific Railroad Crossing October 1915 View of the intersection of the Little Blue Tank Road and the Missouri Pacific Railroad. Railroad tracks are visible.

8. Locker Locker February 18, 1948 View of a locker door in an unspecified building at the Missouri Pacific Railroad yards, showing signs of rat infestation.

9. Missouri Pacific Railroad Cars Missouri Pacific Railroad Cars Partial frontal view of company employment agency; unidentified man asleep on sidewalk in foreground.

10. Railway Bridge Railway Bridge Distant view from eastern shore of the Kansas River of entire bridge.

11. Rat Burrow Rat Burrow February 18, 1948 Rat burrow and dead rat in the Missouri Pacific Railroad yards, shown as evidence of a "well inhabited" burrow serving rats who feed on grain from nearby railroad cars.

12. Rat Burrows Rat Burrows February 18, 1948 Rat burrows in the ground near the Missouri Pacific Railroad yards, shown as evidence of heavy rat infestation.

13. Rat Tracks Rat Tracks February 18, 1948 Rat tracks located on the grounds of the Missouri Pacific Railroad yards, shown as evidence of "hundreds of rats living and breeding" in the area.